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LETTER: We can’t let Sheffield look after our roads

There is no way we should become part of Sheffield region.

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Shelagh Shaw pictured with Scooby who raised the alarm when Shelagh was taken ill during the night.

LEETER: Hero dog saved me too

I loved the article about Scooby the Leonberger - read the story here - it reminded me of the time my own Alsatian came to my rescue.

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LETTER: Could you get help with education fees?

LETTER: Could you get help with education fees?

I am writing to let your readers know about a small grant that is available to young people from the Whittington area.

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LETTER: Town has been badly run for years

LETTER: Town has been badly run for years

I am concerned that the present situation has arisen because of the ‘need to know’ practices at Chesterfield Borough Council. In my view the town has been badly run and managed by successive councils for years and this situation is the direct consequence of this.

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LETTER: What more do you need on CV of terror?

LETTER: What more do you need on CV of terror?

I have been deeply troubled by the awful terrorist attack in Manchester and the Government’s inability to prevent it.

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LETTER: Let’s get on with it...

LETTER: Let’s get on with it...

So the election is over and what a great result.

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LETTER: We are facing a health ticking time bomb

LETTER: We are facing a health ticking time bomb

Prevention is better than a cure and this is especially true when it comes to public health spending in the UK.

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Are you burying your head in the sand when it comes to your finances?

LETTER: NHS is facing pay crisis

When the Government dealt nursing staff another real-terms pay cut earlier this month, the Royal College of Nursing decided to ask all 270,000 of its members working in the NHS, including 16,000 in the East Midlands, how they want to respond.

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LETTER: How long will the EU last without us?

LETTER: How long will the EU last without us?

I know I’m not the first Englishman to think this but just who do Angela Merkel and her pals in Brussels think they are, asking us to pay billions of pounds to leave the European Union?

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LETTER: Ad makes paper look like it supports Tories

LETTER: Ad makes paper look like it supports Tories

The Clay Cross Parish Council wishes to object to the Derbyshire Times’ decision to put a ‘vote Conservative’ advertisement on the front page of the newspaper.

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LETTER: Time to deal with terrorists effectively

LETTER: Time to deal with terrorists effectively

We will never deal effectively with convicted terrorists until we as a society provide an adequate deterrent.

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LETTER: Throw terror suspects out of the country

Am I missing something?

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LETTER: The EU is nothing like a golf club

LETTER: The EU is nothing like a golf club

Can we please stop printing all these ‘leaving the EU compared to leaving a golf club’ analogies?

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LETTER: NatWest closure is a tragedy for the town centre

LETTER: NatWest closure is a tragedy for the town centre

I have used Staveley’s NatWest bank for 22 years. Both my children and I bank there.

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LETTER: Fear development will lead to traffic chaos

LETTER: Fear development will lead to traffic chaos

With reference to the Avenue development at Wingerworth.

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LETTER: Thanks to lady who returned phone

I was hoping I might use your pages to thank the young woman on the early Cleethorpes train from Doncaster on Saturday, May 20, who rescued my mobile when I left it on my seat at Scunthorpe.

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The layby outside Chesterfield Royal Hospital which is subject to dubious fines according to Reg Oliver.

LETTER: I will help parking fine motorists

Further to your article on the lay-by near the Royal Hospital (Motorists hit by ‘illegal’ lay-by fines, Derbyshire Times, May 18), I would be pleased to support anyone who would like to contest their penalty charge notice at that site and who would like documents of evidence to support their actions against the council and parking operators.

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Staveley High Street.

LETTER: Closure of bank doesn’t help disabled

When the Staveley branch of NatWest shuts, I will be completely stuffed for my banking.

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LETTER: Disgusted at bank closure

LETTER: Disgusted at bank closure

I think it is disgusting that the NatWest in Staveley is due to close on September 28.

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LETTER: Will other parties buy ad space?

Having reached your editorial on page 52 of last week’s edition, I now know that the Derbyshire Times does not support any particular political party.

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